The Resource Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11, James Donovan, (electronic resource)

Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11, James Donovan, (electronic resource)

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Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11
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Shoot for the moon
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the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11
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James Donovan
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eng
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"This is the best book on Apollo that I have read. Extensively researched and meticulously accurate, it successfully traces not only the technical highlights of the program but also the contributions of the extraordinary people who made it possible."--Mike Collins, Command module pilot, Apollo 11For the 50th anniversary, the epic story of Apollo 11 and the astronauts, flight controllers, and engineers who made it happen, by the author of the bestselling A Terrible Glory and The Blood of Heroes.On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon, a moment forever ingrained in history. Perhaps the world's greatest technological achievement-and a triumph of American spirit and ingenuity-the Apollo 11 mission, and the entire Apollo program, was a mammoth undertaking involving more than 410,000 men and women dedicated to putting a man on the Moon and winning the Space Race against the Soviets. Seen through the eyes of the those who lived it, Shoot for the Moon reveals the dangers, the challenges, and the sheer determination that defined not only Apollo 11, but also the Mercury and Gemini missions that made it possible. Both sweeping and intimate, and based on exhaustive research and dozens of fresh interviews, bestselling author James Donovan's Shoot for the Moon is the definitive and thrilling account of one of humankind's most extraordinary feats of exploration
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1954-
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Donovan, Jim
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629.45/4
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TL789.8.U6
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A5325 2019ab
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Read by Allan Robertson
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Robertson, Allan
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  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space race
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Lunar exploration
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Space race
  • Moon
  • Moon
  • United States
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Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11, James Donovan, (electronic resource)
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Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11, James Donovan, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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9781549178825
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